Category: Micro-adventures

Solo Hiking Ep-4 – McKay Hollow Madness! Deer, Snow, Waterfalls!

In this solo hiking micro-adventure I go hiking in the snow on the McKay Hollow trial on beautiful Monte Sano in Huntsville, Alabama. This solo hike was filled with deer, snow, mountain streams, waterfalls and beautiful views! Monte Sano State park is located in Huntsville, Alabama and offers a ton of hiking trials for all …

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Buc-ee’s – World’s Largest Gas Station?

In this micro-adventure I travel to Buc-ee’s gas station in Leeds, Alabama. Bucees.com claims that Buc-ee’s Beaver has the Fun Stores and this travel adventure proved that to be true! Could this be the worlds largest gas station? While I didn’t count all the pumps, it’s rumored that they have 196 gas pumps. It certainly …

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Urban Hiking the Southern lake city of Guntersville, Alabama. (2021)!

Today’s micro-adventure takes me urban hiking in the sleepy lake town of Guntersville, Alabama. Urban hiking in downtown Guntersville revealed an active and thriving commercial area. Plenty of places to just hang out and enjoy your day. Great place! Guntersville is known for the Guntersville State Park, one of Alabama’s premier state parks and vacation …

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Urban Hiking the Historic 1818 Town of Mooresville, Alabama

Join me as I go urban hiking in the historic Alabama city of Mooresville, which was Alabama’s first incorporated town (1818.) This is a fantastic 2 hour hiking adventure. It’s a great urban area to hike in as there is little to no traffic! From their website – https://www.mooresvilleal.com/ Welcome to Historic Mooresville, Alabama! Mooresville …

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Solo Hiking Beautiful Stone Cuts Trail!

Today’s adventure takes me solo hiking on beautiful Monte Sano Stone Cuts Trail! Stone Cuts trial has its own trailhead and begins from the bikers parking lot within the park. The trail begins with a decent decline and rarely levels out one way or another. I would say that this trial is pretty easy to …

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Urban Hiking Historic Madison Station

Click here if you’d like to go Urban Hiking in the Historic Downtown Madison Station, Madison, Alabama. In this urban hiking micro adventure on allthingstonyj, I travel to Historic Downtown Madison station in Madison, Alabama.This area was once called Madison Station because the Charleston and Memphis railway built a depot there.It’s also known for its …

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Ideas for a New Adventure?

It’s time for new ideas for my next micro adventure season on all things tony j. Just finished the 2020 micro adventure season and I’m looking for new ideas for 2021 that anyone can do. I’ll also share my favorite adventure of 2020 of all my adventures taken. I want to create micro adventure content …

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92 Rides to Roads Unknown (2021) Ep-1 Elkmont, Alabama

On today’s micro-adventure I travel beautiful country roads, by motorcycle, to small town America – Elkmont, Alabama. Elkmont has that small town charm yet is home to the world renowned, Belle Chevre goat cheese operation. So click here and join me on another micro adventure by motorcycle, on allthingstonyj, as I visit Elkmont, Alabama!

Best of My Crazy 2020 Micro-adventures

This year I found myself all over several states in search for the next micro-adventure! Tennessee, Georgia, Florida and Alabama all got represented as I cross-crossed all over the Southeast. It truly has been a great year of Crazy Micro Adventures! Solo Hiking, Urban Hiking, Dolphins, Dogs, Waterfalls, Car shows, Superbike Races, Pelicans, Rocket Ships …

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Solo Hiking Ep-2 (2020) South Plateau Pt-2 – Mountain streams and beautiful views!

In this micro-adventure I go solo hiking on the South Plateau of Monte Sano. It was a crisp winter day, leaves had fallen and the views spectacular! It all took place on the South Plateau on Monte Sano in Huntsville, Alabama, in the period of an afternoon. I got to experience running streams, silence and …

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